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Narcolepsy is a chronic sleep disorder characterized by overwhelming daytime drowsiness and sudden attacks of sleep. People with narcolepsy often find it difficult to stay awake for long periods of time, regardless of the circumstances. Narcolepsy can cause serious disruptions in your daily routine.
For two years Richard Austin, suffered from a medical mystery that so confounded family members and physicians that he was finally advised to see a psychiatrist for his problems.